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1625 - Information System Security Officer

Chantilly, Virginia
Top Secret Clearance

We are seeking a driven and innovative Senior InformationSystems Officer (ISSO) to support our mission-critical customer in Washington,DC.


·        Ensure the day-to-day implementation, oversight,continuous monitoring, and maintenance of the security configuration,practices, and procedures for each IS.

·         Provide liaison support between the systemowner and other IS security personnel.

·        Ensure that selected security controls areimplemented and operating as intended during all phases of the IS lifecycle.

·        Ensure that system security documentation isdeveloped, maintained, reviewed, and updated on a continuous basis.

·        Conduct required IS vulnerability scansaccording to risk assessment parameters.

·        Develop Plan of Action and Milestones (POAMs) inresponse to reported security vulnerabilities.

·        Manage the risks to ISs and other FBI assets by coordinatingappropriate correction or mitigation actions, and oversee and track the timelycompletion of (POAMs)

·        Coordinate system owner concurrence forcorrection or mitigation actions

·        Monitor security controls for FBI ISs tomaintain security Authorized to Operate (ATO)

·        Upload all security control evidence to theGovernance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) application to support security controlimplementation during the monitoring phase.

·        Ensure that changes to an FBI IS, itsenvironment, and/or operational needs that may affect the authorization statusare reported to the system owner and IS Security Manager (ISSM)

·        Ensure the removal and retirement of ISs beingdecommissioned in coordination with the system owner, ISSM, and ISSR.


·        5-10 years serving as an Information SystemsSecurity Officer (ISSO) at a cleared facility.

·        7 -12 years of work experience in a computerscience or Cybersecurity related field.

·        At least one of the following certifications:

o  Certified Information Systems SecurityProfessional (CISSP)

o  Global Information Security Professional (GISP)

o  CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)

o  Or other certifications exemplifying skill setssuch as those described in DoD Instruction 8570.1 Information Assurance Management(IAM) Level II proficiency.

·        Familiarity with the use and operation ofsecurity tools including Tenable Nessus and/or Security Center, IBM Guardium,HP Weblnspect, Network Mapper (NMAP), and/or similar applications.

·        A bachelor's or advanced degree in ComputerScience, Cybersecurity, or other cyber discipline is preferred.


·        Active Top-Secret clearance